Fatty Liver Symposium


The Fatty Liver Symposium concluded successfully. 

Here are some photos from this sell out symposium.

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Assoc Prof Leon Adams
Leon Adams (MBBS, FRACP, PhD) is an Associate Professor in the Medical School of the University of Western Australia and Consultant Hepatologist in the Liver Transplant Unit at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital. A/Prof Adams has spent fellowships at Mayo Clinic and the University of California, San Diego. His research interests focus on translational, clinical and epidemiological aspects of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in which he has published over 140 articles. He is a member of the editorial boards of Hepatology and the Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and has served on numerous committee’s and faculties of the Australian Liver Association, the Gastroenterology Society of Australia, the National Health and Medical Research Council and is a member of the NAFLD Special Interest Group committee and Act-First educational faculty within the AASLD.
Catherine Properzi
Catherine Properzi is an Accredited Practising Dietitian who graduated from the University of Wollongong in 1999. Catherine is currently completing her PhD in the area of Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease researching Mediterranean and low-fat diets. She has had extensive experience in nutrition and dietetics working in a broad range of clinical areas across four states of Australia and is currently employed at Edith Cowan University as a lecturer in nutritional biochemistry. Catherine is also currently working on research trials with Cystic Fibrosis and with ICU dietitians at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital. She is also collaborating with researchers at the Florey Institute of Neuroscience and Mental Health, and Harvard Medical School, studying brain health and aging. Catherine is highly motivated in all aspects of her professional and personal life, she is also a fitness instructor at several local gymnasiums. She enjoys food and eating. She is a valuable team member and makes a significant contribution in all areas of work. Catherine is passionate about evidence based practice and improving health outcomes for all.








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